HUFA 48-Hour Film Festival

An Intensive Film Competition

April 27th - 29th 2018 (Harvard Arts First Weekend)

Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (remote participation welcome)

REGISTER

Open to the public and no experience necessary

The HUFA (Harvard Undergraduate Filmmaker's Association) 48-hour Film Festival is a brand new adventure fueling filmmaking over Harvard's Arts First Weekend. Assemble a team, get a prompt, and then display your creative vision at our film screening and award ceremony. All of the events will be livestreamed, so remote participation is welcome! No experience necessary, although this fantastic competition will surely provide you with lots of it!

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Add to My Calendar 2018-04-27 17:00:00 2018-04-29 20:00:00 EST HUFA 48-hour Film Festival 48-hour filmmaking competition over Harvard's Arts First Weekend Cambridge, Massachusetts Tovly Deutsch harvardfilmmaker@gmail.com

THE SCHEDULE

Prompt release (will be livestreamed)

Sever Hall 102

05:00 PM

Submissions Due

05:00 PM

Screening of Submissions (will be livestreamed)

Fong auditorium in Bolyston Hall

08:00 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT

Collaboration and learning

You will get the opportunity to intensely collaborate with your teammates as well as seek advice from HUFA elders (our board)

Location

Check-in and kickoff will take place on Harvard's campus in Sever Hall 102. You're free to film wherever you'd like to (and even participate remotely), but try to come back to at Fong auditorium in Bolyston Hall at 8pm on Sunday for the submssions screenings and awards!

Prizes!

The winning team will recieve a $100 gift card from Lens Pro To Go and a $100 gift card from Lensrentals!

Frequently Asked Questions
What is a "48-hour film festival"?

A 48-hour film festival is a filmmaking competition in which teams are given a prompt (e.g. characters, props, themes, etc.) and must use it to create a film in 48-hours. It's kind of like a hackathon for filmmaking.

Can I participate?

Yes! This competition is open to the public and people of all skill levels. You can even particpate remotely!

Is there a fee to participate?

No

Will I have fun?

Yes! And, especially as this our first year, tell us how to make it even better next year!

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